Great North Run places available

Anyone who missed out on the Great North Run ballot is stll in with a chance of competing in the half marathon, if they raise enough sponsorship for a borough charity.

Age UK North Tyneside still has places for this year’s Great North Run on Sunday, September 7, for keen runners interested in taking on the 13.1 miles from Newcastle to South Shields.

Anyone interested in securing a place for this year’s Great North Run on behalf of Age UK North Tyneside can contact Sue Black on (0191) 280 8484 or visit for more information.